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  KRON    KRON 4 News at 8    News  News/Business.  

    November 3, 2012
    8:00 - 9:00pm PDT  

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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> out what an incredible sight that is the sunset from just a few hours ago from ocean beach. people are still out and about these unseasonably warm temperatures. we could even be reaching record temperatures. this is a live look at mt. tam. and try and, no complaints but seriously a bit unusual. >> is a little bit warmer for the month of november. for the next three days it is going to be even more with record highs and widespread 80s. this is just the start. temperatures in the '70s for this afternoon 75 degrees in antioch.
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livermore, and here is the forecast for tomorrow. notice we will see some yellow on the maps with the pockets of orange beginning to appear. and that means possibly 80s. and as we go towards monday we will see even more widespread 80s. details of that, coming up. >> new york city mayor michael bloomberg spoke about the delayed a decision to cancel the new york city marathon. and when asked why he did not call it off sooner. he said now is not the time for second- guessing.
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>> ever since then he has been training for this year's new york city marathon before from a corner for maryland, new jersey company york. the shorelines are wiped out with a super storm sandy. leaving millions in the dark without power, no gasoline and home is destroyed and flooded. >> is a difficult time for everyone is an absolute travesty for all the people in new-york >> this person flew out of me your want the tuesday's flight was canceled. his ticket was paid for two months ago. >> the race was on for the week leading up to it and only on friday was i was already in new york city that they decided to cancel. it is frustrating.
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>> if mayor michael blumberg had announced it earlier. >> i would have been upset but completely understood. and i would have been upset and realize that there are people must need this help and support. >> some new yorkers are mad at the runners claiming that they are clogging up hotel rooms. some of volunteer groups have also refused to his offers to help with the cleanup. >> i think that the runners at times were misled even when we try to help it seems like we can do nothing right. >> in the meantime he is staying at his uncle's and manhattan. he is flying back to san francisco on monday. phillipe djegal, kron 4. >> how does the thousands of voters in california have already cast their ballots in advance of the general election on tuesday. there has been early voting with
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voters streaming and. in addition, at the alameda office of the registrar many have been received by the mail. >> certainly convenient it might not be a road on tuesday. it is perhaps too late to mail id and so is it is easier to avoid the congestion that the polls. it is more streamlined. >> early voting is also great by mail. we have been able to mail out for a good 40,000 by ballot. we have already received 2000 of those back. with just a couple of days to go it is a good, large percentage of our voting population >> for those people have not used an absentee ballot those must be taken to a polling place. them with just three days and several initiatives on the
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california ballot it could come down to undecided voters. dan kerman has the latest on proposition 34. if that would pass to be propelling the death penalty. >> death row could shut its doors for good. the new field poll shows of the majority of californians favor proposition 34 which would repeal the death penalty in favor of life in prison without the possibility of parole. the 45 percent would vote " yes ". and 48 percent oppose. 17 are undecided. that is a significant increase from people in the month of september toward when a " yes " voters were trailing by 24-22%. the di camillo.. >> usually when the lights are crossing it is from the yes over to the no side. as they learn more and in this particular initiative which is somewhat unique. it is
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moving the other way. they are learning more about the initiative and seymour to followed by saying yes. >> changing attitudes of what will cost the state less money. >> 12 years ago and a large majority of californians oppose it was more expensive to put somebody in prison for life and execute. now, the opinions have changed, dramatically. with a 5% after% margin think that it is more expensive to do the death penalty the with the tape is being implemented. with all of the appeals process, and housing, and actor confinement. >> 45% of voters say that they will say " yes " but it is not for passage. ultimately it is in the undecided votes. that is 17% and 5% must vote " yes " for this to pass. dan kerman, kron 4 card, this
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latest also finds proposition 32 support declining. that is designed to restrict payroll contributions for the elections 50 percent would vote " no court 16 are still " undecided ". >> what we found is that voters and still have the power of labor unions which is what this is meant to address there are even greater concerns about the power of large corporations. so, what the " yes " " and with the " no " has done is to raise the issue of exemptions those seem to be large corporations. and it is fearing even more. >> pollsters singers to more advertising on this initiative than any other. sang-this is the most saying fat--this is at
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getting the most reaction www.kron4.com >> a beautiful saturday weather with your full forecast. and a fire at a north bay apartment of the quick actions of by standard help put ou the flames. and a bay area's search continues for a missing 17 year-old girl. last seen on halloween. [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad
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helps him deposit his checks. jay also like it when mother nature helps him wash his car. mother nature's cool like that. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank. gamothe east >> the east coast is dealing with difficult memories and difficult storms but not here. but this seems like everybody had the same idea to get out and enjoy the beautiful sunshine. people with their friends and taking in their beautiful
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november weather. just about every place was part. there were taking in the classic seigniory at alamo square. the painted ladies and the sidewalks were packed with window shopping eat the ice cream and yes it was a nice day for sure. and temperatures in the '70s, no wind. city residents took the opportunity to get out and walk the dog or just take a walk with their crawl friend, boyfriend. saturday was the day for avocad californians-to be in this on. >> san francisco is on a roll this week with the giants, it is just great. we've just took a walk to the park and we are really enjoying the sunshine. >> it is usually cold and damp but not this day. >> we woke up this morning and it was blue skies and we said let's head out to the
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park. and we came to the beach. >> the wet, the cold, rainy season is just around the corner. but ocean beach people are saying that this is just concrete the weather is. this is the one reason why we live here. aha jeff bush, kron 4. >> we will eventually to that cold and rain for the next days but for now and this weekend and early part of next week it looks to be outstanding. here is a live look from the bay bridge. with temperatures in the 60s. and keep in mind that it is the month of november. clear. mostly sunny and there could be areas of patchy, dense fog toward through the north bay but otherwise, clear and sunny as the go for the afternoon. again, temperatures will be warmer. three, five degrees warmer than what we saw today. keep in mind it looks like we will turn our clocks
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back. tomorrow, sunrise will be one hour earlier. and just after 5:00 p.m. total is about 10.5 the days are getting shorter. but and of sunshine with the next couple of days to warm things up. we will be back.
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>> this fire in san rafea l... showing one citizens quick thinking. >> this is a dredging machine and san rafael on sunday morning. with these residents saw the fire while working it went over to help before firefighters got to the scene. >> with 1000 horsepower is and we could all musket it with a pocket but not quite.
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and still got a little spray but not quite. so we switched to using emergency pumps. and put it out. >> the work from these directors made from these dredgers made the job before firefighters easier. and residents were finkel finkey were thankful. this fire is under investigation but officials say that it could have been from remnants from a barbecue with the night before. >> with old barbecue coals make sure those route.make sure
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those are out and make sure that they are out. >> luckily, no injuries and the fire aboard missing the there was about $30,000 worth of damage done to the apartment. the red cross was with five-10 people that were displaced. call lisa read, kron 4 and san rafeal. district families are asking to help locate this student. her mother says that the daughter or is not a giants fan and she has been missing since halloween. she is attending mission high school in san francisco, she was wearing all black. the san mateo sheriff's office is looking for a man who walked away from a mental health facility. kevin morrison this. outside of redwood
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city at 4:45 on friday. he is described as 5 ft. 7, 220 lbs., gray hair and a beard. he was last seen wearing a white sweatshirt and bluejeans. >> this livermore teacher was arrested for indecent exposure. his pants for down and his car. he was disturbing to children near the intersection on halloween night. he is an art teacher at the livermore perhaps school in livermore. he told deputies that he was trying to relax after a stressful day of teaching. they are looking for witnesses and other victims. >> in national news new york police are charging the navvy of the stabbing deaths. she this--nanny this was the crime scene of the upper west side last month. she stabbed a six year-old
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aunt of the one year-old brother. . the secure old curled -- of the one year- old brother. she is still recovering after stabbing herself after she stabbed the six year-old girl that she was caring for and the one year old boy. . >> temperatures in the 50s and 60s is gorgeous. fairfield, 59 degrees and oakland, san jose. 64 degrees in raleigh, bill breeze. certainly nice richmond, 65 degrees with-no breeze. really, no breeze and a gorgeous day. '70s, a lot like we saw today. notice the numbers on the right with temperatures about three-five degrees and nice weather at the beaches.
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monterey bay, the 60s, the 70's, with readings in the '60s and '70s with san francisco. half moon bay. and sunshine with no fog toward clear skies. and that storm in the pacific is staying to the north. all that rainfall is going to remain for the next couple of days. look for the storm track to continue to press towards washington and oregon. as we get towards monday, to state it will get even further to the north. the result will be even further with readings of 70's for the south bay to warmest places will be south san jose and possibly low 80s tomorrow. look for upper 70's and nearly 80 degrees and concord, pittsburgh. fairfield, and even 70's. the bay. hayward, mid-70s close to 80 degrees for
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walnut creek. your kron 4 7 day around the bay monday, to stay a lot of sunshine and warmth with upper 70's. low 80s inland and it does eventually turn cooler and is going to be a sharp noticeable change. wednesday, and a storm change coming in from the alaskan and system. clouds, rainfall with just slight. kerstin night towards friday. as a reminder, go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and on digital 4.2. >> we are learning more of the attacks of the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya that left four americans dead. there was a 25 minute gap between the call for help between the consulate and one the officers arrived. officials say the 25 minutes were spent
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getting weapons loaded into vehicles and asking locals from the militia for heavier weapons for help. this after fox news reported last friday that officers on the ground or ordered to stand down during the attack. u.s. officials say that is not true. >> the anti doping agency will not appeal the anti- dumping agency's decision against a large lanc armst instant stripping him of his titles. and he maintains his and in a sense but now the french cycling federation wants him to return million- nearly $4 million. >> coming up, dirty dirt while it might sound like an oxymoron. according to reports that is exactly what is happening in west oakland in the next edition of people behaving badly.
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(male announcer): now, here's stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> the tons of dirt that was illegally dumped could have to find a new home. with 160 truckloads for is shipped to 8/pupping. it came from union city boulevard widening project on 8/pint. some are saying what is the problem? on october, the candidate, derrik mohamad was the first to bring it to our attention.
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>> why is there not water on that dirt the community is in hell in that dirt. we did not know what is inside of that dirt? >> he had no clear-cut evidence. but it kept searching. but we had an independent into the record but test the soil. and as we suspect it full of contaminants particularly the high level of motor oil. >> according to the report on october 23rd exceeded the recommended levels of nickel and chromium. and the sword was not tested properly and was not acceptable it was not-tested properly. >> and this caltrans owns a lot. they say that these findings differ from several different investigations. will find out why. it is only just a few yards away from homes and churches and i spoke with residences that are outraged and so is this
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city member. >> we have " a call into the in our mental protection agency and we will come to a resolution soon at the eat- the epa. >> in west oakland, stanley roberts, kron 4 if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can email us at peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co m rescue workers are still scrambling to get parking at santee victim's on the east coast. getting sandy's becomes victim's-.. take the center stage for relief efforts. also, school students commuting and even efforts. also, school students commuting and even allow v[ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or how to get great prices on things you need. heading into the holidays you look for the best deals.
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>> it has been less than one week and still people are struggling to survive. >> every house, every door has duct tape so we know it has been checked. the attackers-tappers are running tempers are running high. >> you do not understand we are going to die! >> this is a water locked neighborhood in staten island. >> we have a 90 year-old and here. in here in this residents. >> this is where over one half of the fatalities were reported. it is worse than anyone expected >> this was of the charts we
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are who we are and just like any other utilities up and down the east coast try to recover. getting it as back as quick as we can. futures, n.y., the wait is agonizing. >> three hours to get into the city there is no gasoline in there. and is a shame. nobody was prepared. >> some residents are getting their first glimpse of the damage. >> i am sure that it is one of the most costliest disasters ever. he the economic impact as high as $50 billion. renee marsh, kron 4. >> superstore men santee most of the york schools are preparing to reopen on sandy. super storm-sandy recuperating. however, many residents are still without power. still are trying to piece together their homes
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and without public transportation and a gas shortage people having difficulties. officials say that the 1700 public schools will open on monday but to be seven with the structural damage will still be closed. but the seven-will remain closed. banks 57 of those- schools will--remain closed. also, banks are offering special incentives and short-term loans for housing owners. they are also recommending state and local funds that could be available. >> that construction crane has been tendered. it lightly buckled forcing the evacuation of a building in streets. the 74 building was
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climbed during the storm they hope to have 57 street opened tonight. now that the construction crane is no longer in damage or danger of falling. >> the state of new jersey is going to allow displaced residents to vote by e-mail or even fax. they must be submitted by 8:00 p.m. on tuesday. the effort will help alleviate pressure on election day. electronic coding is also for emergency workers and the new jersey residents that are overseas or in the military. in the candidates are picking up the pace. the last stop in the crucial areas. for more of this, christina. >> the race is just three days left in the candidates are hitting their final days the president obama igo president canted that mitt romney are making stops in key battleground states. and their running mates are not
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far behind. new hampshire, ohio, mitt romney and paul ryan >> when i become president is going to be very clear we have an administration, government and a government action likes job creators. that was to help. >> we have made sure that we've done everything within our power to convince those people to go to the polls and vote. and let us look back on that day as the data we got a our country of our on the right track. we can do it. >> president obama was also in the state of ohio. >> the state of ohio, we know our ideas and we know that we were the work and the ideas of the other guys do not work. we have tried coast to. >> joe biden talked about the gop ticket ticket and colorado. >> by the way i am not one of these guys that say they are both good family man and beast and fathers. but they
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have a fundamental-test there both -- decent fathers. but they have a fundamentally different value set. >> florida, the district of columbia all lined up for early voting saturday. york is preparing for other voting preparations it because of the hurricane.>> and >> these veterans did not fight so that we could expect revenge elections they fought so that we could live in freedom and that is what we're going to get in three days! just three more days! three more days! three more days. look, we cannot
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afford to wait four more weaken bait however, we can wait three more days. >> this-campaign of and sang and voting is the best revenge. saying that voting is the best revenge. and i want to remind you that the you are going to getting ready to get to the end of daylight savings time. he can really turn the clock back for real. >> that was a joke from joe biden as he was candidate trai and me and ohio. and as a reminder-- was an- colorado. and www.kron4.com will have extended coverage for election night. >> another gorgeous weekend. with nice weather to talk about and warm temperatures, clear skies. completely
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clear with lots of sunshine and the same is true for tomorrow. this live look from mt. tam. this is out towards san rafeal, san paolo bay and in the back hercules for the most part, mild and clear. for tomorrow, mostly sunny and there could be some hatch, dense fog to the north bay valleys. should clear and sunshine for all locations. with temperatures in the afternoon are getting into the 70's and possibly some locations into the low 80s. here is futurecast. 2:00 p.m., notice the yellow is temperatures in the '70s but a few pockets of orange. and to the north bay, that is representing highs in the 80s there could be 80s also in the east bay valleys. this is monday. notice as we
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see the increasing monday, the same on tuesday. the same would be merely a record levels as we start out next week. record high levels monday, tuesday, and a sharp cooling on wednesday eventually the chance for some rainfall by thursday. i wil let know or le know more that, coming up. for over 60,000 california foster children, extra curricular activities help provide a sense of identity and a path to success. joining the soccer team. getting help with math. going to prom. i want to learn to swim. it's hard to feel normal, when you can't do the normal things. to help, sleep train is collecting donations for the extra activities that, for most kids, are a normal part of growing up. not everyone can be a foster parent... but anyone can help a foster child.
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>> mike pelton. >> this was a bit of emotional. >> with sleeping bags and backpacks. >> i got my word search. they spent the night out in the cold and anticipation of the grand opening microsoft store. but nobody
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would've logger. >> we had tickets and had to give them up. >> i was diagnosed with leukemia. >> the 18 year-old son was receiving treatment. >> what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. >> i felt like i was trapped. something that you look forward to. >> that is why he and his father made sure that there were first in mind. >> because i was joining hundreds at the opening and they cared about the concert. >> that is big the microsoft store but i think that it brought everybody together was the concert. >> that is why jordan is here in the also received a surprise to a free tablet. signed by kelly clarkson. >> this is great!, wonderful, worth the wait. >> certainly is emotional
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and microsoft has three stores open across the bay area. mike pelton, kron 4 news. >> coming up later in sports the a's will sign a suspended player of the workers lose one of theirs for one of the season and a big day on both sides of the ball. coming up. >> the first weekend in november but it sure does not feel like it with the temperatures in the '70s. we could see 80s for the next couple of days more of the forecast, coming up. ♪
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in approving the the excitement has not waned hundreds lined up for the autograph of angel put on. they stood in line in nearly five hours at macy's in san francisco. and to meet the angel pagan..
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>> i am going to frame this over my bed and never where it has spent $30. >> we came here from richmond, and i did not get a chance to meet him at the taco bell on tuesday. >> and also this crow got an embrace and backed to stay with the team next season. he is currently in negotiations. the oakland a's have re-signed suspended pitcher to a one year he was suspended for 50 games after testing positive for testosterone. cologne's suspension is the first for the 2013 season the a's could help possible rotation space after burden it shows a free agency over a minor league contract. and printed mccarthy it is still not clear after going to bring surgery following a line drive that hit him in the head. >> there are only two games into the nba and the
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warriors reserve branded russia's plight its last game. russia had an atom are i ended showed a torn a c l on his knees. he landed offe off the land-and a bad way russia -that russh////will e out for the rest of the season. >> and holden lead the no. 15 cardinal hogan-let the 15-the buffalo first shot out at home. and that is a straight win all the way back to 1986. >> we are going to see a streak of warm temperatures in the bay area for the next few days. looking live we're not going to see any fog,
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clouds for this evening and beautiful saturday. taking place right now. we have temperatures that are in the 60s my guilt. these temperatures right now are close to our typical daytime high temperatures. mountain view, vallejo, 65 breeze, livermore, 64, san mateo, daly city. a bit cooler near ocean city. and for tonight, look for clear skies in most places there could be a little but the patchy, dense kron 4. and the north bay valleys are ron santa rosa and that is going to reduce visibility at times. and it is going to be mainly clear and sunny as the go towards tomorrow. temperatures in the '70s again to more with even 80s in the some locations. it will get even warmer monday, to come with record highs. that is a possibility. tomorrow, 70's in san francisco, oakland, mid-70s nearly 80 degrees in redwood city. these
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temperatures are up about three-five degrees for tomorrow. here is the satellite with a few high clouds streaming in through northern california. otherwise, completely sunny that bad weather that which is typically getting for this time of year is to the north. the pacific northwest, a word and and it is working towards the north. and oregon it will be unseasonably warm. temperatures in the 50s for the morning. and to the cooler areas will be in the north bay, the south bay, temperatures in the '70s. san jose, upper 70's and upper 70's for the east bay nearly 80 degrees of the warmest locations. bayside and 70's for san francisco. and nearly 80 degrees in some spots in the north bay with go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic
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updates and on digital 4.2. monday, tuesday will be the warmest days. n your kron 4 7 day around the bay this storm out of the gulf of alaska will bring rain fall and possibly even friday. as a reminder go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and on digital 4.2. dine and dish.. and we love to eat out but sometimes it eat a hole in your wal wallet. >> under $40. bib gourmand with the 2013 like 'coke kari... >> we would not be able to get you back three-four times a week which is the goal. >> there are 70 on the list that will serve you a couple
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of courses and a glass of wine or desert, your choice. under $40 with tax and gratuities not included. hot spots, and even highly rated. slanted door, oakland's, plum how could they do it? >> with affordable reasonable, good value and also, or portions are very generous. there is a reason why it is hard to get in here. >> prove positive you can stretch your dining dollar. perhaps more than any other city in the world my favorite is the fresh greek salad. and a nice cote de rhone.. www.kron4.com >> great food. >> the ipad mini can be found at the san francisco
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people residents who stood in line. we will give you a closer look. coming up.
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amonte gabe slate tech report >> this was the scene at the palo alto store the line was about 70 t. it that is a
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little bit less but still, more than we thought. >> i thought that by 2:00 a.m. i would always get it. and if you get to relate some time to get there and there is anything. >> this and to see is woke up late. he thought for sure that it would be wrapped around the corner. then i woke up early and got scared to death but i made it. the line was not as long as i thought it was going to be. >> 35 people in line at 8:00 a.m. and they all got in and they all got their ipad mini pure i asked to these people why get out of bed and stay out in the cold and dark? why not purchase this online? they felt that they needed it now. about i wanted it now, i wanted it to day. it is easier to fit into my bag. i take it is
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definitely a great a little niche. pervert for public transportation you certainly do not need both. -it is perfect or public transportation-- >> it is going to be grid for people that are on the go. great for people-on the go this is a chic peace. and it is a steal more affordable and i do not want a larger ipad. this is able to fit in my purse. >> i needed it. before so many of these devices even the larger one and the smaller one when you are totally mobile. >> this ipad mini is sold out in some stores but all other applications and other stores have it based on pre- orders it is. possible that this could completely sell out by the end of this week or soon after. if you really want this, but recommended to get one soon. gabe slate,
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>> what a beautiful day at half moon bay not any fog! >> i was thinking the same date is nicer on the coast this week and it typically is in the summer. >> it is incredible. and some barbarous fish trap barbara-and shrimp louis. >> another nice day tomorrow and temperatures getting into the 70's. for the inland a spots. temperatures in the '70s and for the pacific up and ocean beach, those locations on the coast 70's and nearly 80 degrees in santa rosa. as a reminder, to turn your clocks back by one hour. that happens at 2:00 a.m.. you can just do it.
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>> that is it for us. hope to see that for over 60,000 california foster children,
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extra curricular activities help provide a sense of identity and a path to success. joining the soccer team. getting help with math. going to prom. i want to learn to swim. it's hard to feel normal, when you can't do the normal things. to help, sleep train is collecting donations for the extra activities that, for most kids, are a normal part of growing up. not everyone can be a foster parent... but anyone can help a foster child.